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Originally Posted by Manyak View Post
I think Asus's netbooks suck. I've used several of them before - the keyboard flexes like it was a trampoline, the keys have no feedback to them, it's impossible to feel the edges of the touchpad, and the glossy screen needs to be wiped down every 30 seconds to stay clear.
Keyboard flex from their netbooks usually comes from someone not completely assembling it, and ASUS with its warranty will send you the parts to fix the flex.

On the feedback: welcome to laptops and netbooks.
post #12 of 50
****! FINALLY! I about jitp'd when I heard this. I have been dreaming of a netbook with a finger pointer for the mouse, this, has been my dream, and finally, I'm getting a netbook! YES!!!!!!!

I love you lenovo. I simply love you, for making the best netbook EVER.

And, I bet it can play minecraft too!
Edited by MrTolkinghorn - 2/10/11 at 8:17pm
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Originally Posted by FtL1776 View Post
Keyboard flex from their netbooks usually comes from someone not completely assembling it, and ASUS with its warranty will send you the parts to fix the flex.

On the feedback: welcome to laptops and netbooks.
No... Keyboard flex are inherent in design.

I guess you haven't used a Thinkpad in.... 7 years? IBM/Lenovo are famous for their top-of-the-line keyboards.
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Chiclet keys on a Thinkpad disqualify it as a Thinkpad.
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post #15 of 50
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No... Keyboard flex are inherent in design.

I guess you haven't used a Thinkpad in.... 7 years? IBM/Lenovo are famous for their top-of-the-line keyboards.
Lenovo slimmed the backplate down on basically every model since the T400/T500.

I guess they flex now. Honestly its not something you'll notice unless you're looking for it. Still an amazing keyboard.
    
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Do want
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post #17 of 50
Looks a nice laptop

maybe i'll get one
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Anyone want a CR-48 for one of these?
 
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which battery packs bulge out?
the six cell? does the three cell bulge out over the back also?
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Chiclet keys on a Thinkpad disqualify it as a Thinkpad.
They use the same scissor switches though...

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Lenovo slimmed the backplate down on basically every model since the T400/T500.

I guess they flex now. Honestly its not something you'll notice unless you're looking for it. Still an amazing keyboard.
True but the flex is still much less noticeable than comparable brands. Do these have the magnesium reinforced casing?
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